Source:A.C. Thompson, Robert Moore, Susan Schmidt, Maryam Jameel, Ginger Thompson, Melissa del Bosque
Date:July 1, 2019; December 5, 2019; July 16, 2019; August 16, 2019; August 13, 2019
As the Trump administration rolls out tough anti-immigration measures, it is the Customs and Border Protection agency, in many cases, that is responsible for implementing those initiatives. We sought to gain a better understanding of CBP, which has quietly grown into the nation’s
largest law enforcement agency, with some 44,000 sworn personnel. With the help of whistleblowers and agency insiders, we exposed a toxic, unaccountable workplace culture that is far outside the norms of modern policing.